Grape type: Fresh marc of schiava, merlot and lagrein, nettles.
Appearance: Dark green.
Aromatic profile: Light aroma.
Taste: Persistent, slightly alcoholic, great balance between the excellent destillate and the nettles.
Alcoholic strength: 40% Vol.
Notes: Nettles usually grow right next to rivers or on the edge of forests and is well known for its digestive characteristics. Nettles are harvested in spring and left to infuse cold in fresh grappa for about 45 days. Afterwards the liqueur is bottled with a fresh branch. This liqueur featured a herbaceous, slightly pungent taste.
Rue is a plant that grows on poor soil or in wine regions. It is well known for its digestive and diuretic characteristics and is usually harvested before its flowering time. It is then left to infuse for about 30 days in fresh grappa and finally bottled with a fresh rue branch. Our rue grappa is characterised by a smooth, soft and slightly herbaceous taste.